The MNG Main Space Presents: Rocio Graham – 20 900 flowers for your morning tea
Exhibition Runs: Feb 18 – March 7
Main Mall at the Alberta University of the Arts (formerly the Alberta College of Art + Design)
Artist Statement + Biography
The worker bees that produce our honey are all female. They collect nectar from 20,900 flowers to produce a teaspoon of honey. During my participation at a residency at the Women Centre where I created this piece, I focused on the creative power of the female.
@rociograham is a multidisciplinary artist based in Mohkinstsis/Calgary. She graduated from the AUArts in 2017. Her work is influenced by her cultural heritage, experiences as a woman, trauma survivor and reflections on life cycles. She explores the landscape from a body engagement perspective where labour, mysticism, and temporality merge